Wind Chill Watch in effect through Sunday morning

The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a wind chill watch in effect from Friday night, February 12, through Sunday morning. Wind chill readings of 20 to 30 below zero can be expected, primarily at elevations above 3,000 feet. Winds will be out of the northwest from 15 to 25 mph, with gusts up to 40 and 50 mph. Winds will diminish Saturday More...

by Jaynell Graham | Published 2 days ago
By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, February 10th, 2016

State senate passes bill to allow drug screen of TANF applicants

The West Virginia Senate voted 32-2 Tuesday to establish a three-year statewide pilot program that would provide for the drug screening and testing of applicants for benefits from the Temporary Assistance for Needy More...

By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, February 10th, 2016

BOE hears plans for adult welding class

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer At the Pocahontas County Board of Education meeting Monday night, Superintendent Terrence Beam gave a report on a proposed adult welding class which Sheriff David Jonese is interested More...

At the Pocahontas County High School Poetry Out Loud recitation, senior Emily Boothe, left, won first place, and sophomore Mary Grace Rich, right, won second. Boothe will compete at the state level in March. S. Stewart photo
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, February 10th, 2016

A stanza above the rest – Poetry Out Loud winners

At the Pocahontas County High School Poetry Out Loud recitation, senior Emily Boothe, left, won first place, and sophomore Mary Grace Rich, right, won second. Boothe will compete at the state level in March. S. More...

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By Cailey Moore On Wednesday, February 10th, 2016

Frankford Vet reopens for Monday operation

THE FRANKFORD VETERINARY Hospital office in Marlinton is located in the Humane Society building, south of the ARC building on Second Avenue. Office hours are Monday and Wednesday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. C.D. Moore photo Cailey More...

By Pocahontas Times On Monday, February 8th, 2016

Winter Weather Advisory

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory, in effect from noon Monday, February 8, to 1 a.m. Tuesday. Snow is expected, with accumulations in the 2 to 4 inch range for most areas, with 4 More...

The Kee Cabin, now located on the grounds of the Pocahontas County Historical Society Musuem, built sometime between 1835 and 1840, has been added to the Historic Timbers Project list for next summer.
By Jaynell Graham On Thursday, February 4th, 2016

Historic Timbers Project looks at Pocahontas County

The Kee Cabin, now located on the grounds of the Pocahontas County Historical Society Musuem, built sometime between 1835 and 1840, has been added to the Historic Timbers Project list for next summer. Kristen de More...